Blog post by Colin Hung
The next #hcldr tweetchat falls on November 11th 2014 – Remembrance Day/Veterans Day. In honour of that day, this upcoming chat is dedicated to combat medics, international aid workers, healthcare volunteers and all other brave men and women who have served or are currently serving abroad.
Personally, November 11th is more than just the day to remember those that served in the wars we have fought. For me, it is a day to acknowledge and show respect for the men, women and (sadly) children, from EVERY nation who have sacrificed their lives or their well-being to help someone whether in wartime or not.
Sacrifice is a word all too familiar to the families and friends of those who have returned home after being overseas with physical and/or psychological injuries. The list of injuries is very long and includes: loss of…
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